September 10, 2019
By: Mingchen Xia, Managing Director at Hamilton Lane and Shannon Chow, Principal at Hamilton Lane In 1991, the private markets landscape looked remarkably different than it does today. “Private equity” really just meant “buyout” and there were only a smattering of funds to choose from. Today, this asset class paints[...]
May 17, 2019
Discounts are not necessarily the biggest driver of returns. Cobalt’s May Chart of the Month explains what this can mean for your secondary strategy returns.
April 23, 2019
The importance of a public market equivalent (PME) analysis and how it allows investors to make direct comparisons between private market funds and public benchmarks.
February 22, 2019
Factors that have benefited industrial real estate growth and observations of property type returns and risks over the past 40 years.
November 16, 2018
Many would agree that the hassle and expense of investing in PE has been its assumed outperformance over the public markets. Our chart takes a look at what the data has to say in regards to outperformance.
October 30, 2018
Hamilton Lane’s annual Market Overview is a data-driven review of the trends, challenges and opportunities in today’s private markets.
October 19, 2018
Our October Chart of the month shows dry powder and NAV record holdings and what this could mean for private equity throughout 2018.
September 28, 2018
NAV and Dry Powder continue to set record levels across the private markets, indicating that the private markets are healthy and growing. Cobalt LP’s Chart of the Month explains what this means for 2018.
September 10, 2018
Conducting due diligence on a fund or manager can be extremely complex and time-consuming. Cobalt can help you streamline and automate this workflow.